Summary: I waited for a while and debated with myself for quite a while as to whether I could justify spending this money and finally gave in when the price came down by $400. I had looked at the SR1 Soundbar as a relatively (only relatively) cheaper option when I finally felt that this kind of technology...
Summary: Is not a secret that bose sound hasn't comparison. The 135 system has an excellent design and awesome sound. I connected my blue ray, directv and ipod systems very easy. I had never seen a setup as easy. I'm very happy with my Bose.
Summary: I bought this to go in a large open room with no place to put surround speakers. It was easy to set up and the remote programmed well for all the devices I have in the system (Samsung TV and BluRay, Apple TV, cable box).
For those who watch less Blue-Ray and more network stuff
Dave W, Amazon
21 March 2013
Summary: Wonderful sound but those who do the research know, it is not a substitute for a real surround system. I am not an audiophile but I am not a good enough and cheap enough person either. I watch mostly TV shows off my DVR, sporting events and video streaming.
Summary: I have been a fan of Bose technology and products since my college days in the early 70's, I owned a set of 901 Series I. Bose believes there are improved ways to deliver sound beyond the conventional and traditional speaker and amplifier designs.
Probably the most impressive "small" speaker system ever
Lee Huddleston, Amazon
9 January 2013
Summary: Let me start out by saying that i'm not a Bose "fanboy" by any stretch. I've always felt that Bose products, while not terrible, were far from hi fidelity. To me, they've always been the rich lazy man's easy system.